We choose five whiskies from five distilleries, each with a story to tell.
These new releases are part of a sublime mint julep or just splashed with a dash of water.
A smoked barley whiskey is the newest addition to the popular Master’s Collection.
Because it is not aged entirely in new American oak barrels, the whiskey is not technically bourbon…
Bourbon cherries and bitters to enliven the common cocktail…
In addition to affecting color, the type of barrel in which a whiskey is aged can account for as much as 80 percent of its taste. This is dramatically demonstrated with Woodford Reserve’s Rare Rye Selection ($99.95). This is the sixth and latest offering of their Masters Collection, in which master distiller Chris Morris periodically […]
Not only is Woodford Reserve the oldest distillery in Kentucky—with a history dating to 1797—it is unique in that it triple pot-distills its bourbon (most American whiskeys are double distilled) and maintains an on-site cooperage. This has enabled master distiller Chris Morris to produce bespoke barrels and, in turn, to create the Woodford Reserve Master’s […]